All welcome on Charity Walk for Christian Aid

TO MARK Christian Aid Week this month, a Charity Walk will be organised by Cardiff Cytun City and Bay Churches Together on Saturday 18 May 2024 – and you are warmly invited to join. The walk will visit the nine churches that belong to CCCB, with a short reading and prayer given at each one […]

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Report from Synod Spring Meeting 2024

Alison Tansom reports from Wales Synod Meeting OPPORTUNITIES for training in lay ministry or exploring a call to lay ministry were highlighted at the Spring Meeting of the National URC Synod of Wales held on Zoom on the morning of Saturday 16 March 2024. Synod Training & Development Officer Revd Dr Jason Askew spoke on […]

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A Moment with our Ministers – Pentecost 2024

Pentecost was the start of a new story for a changing church – a story that still goes on in our time … Dear Friends This month the church celebrates Pentecost, the day the Book of Acts says the Spirit came to empower the disciples. One of the things that happened on the day of […]

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What’s on at City URC May 2024

No Mow May No Mow May is an annual campaign, started a few years ago, to encourage us not to cut our lawns to let the wildflowers grow during the month of May. Since the 1930s, we have lost 97% of our wild meadows – a vital food source for our butterflies, moths and bees […]

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Birthdays

Some birthdays are just extra special:  Congratulations to City URC’s Golden Girls for reaching a wonderful milestone and for all your kindness and support over the years.  With every good wish for the next decade or two.

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City URC awarded Eco-Church Bronze Award – but looking for a Silver!

CITY URC has been awarded a Bronze Award in the Eco Church rankings. This is a significant step on the church’s eco-journey that was relaunched recently with the appointment of Julia Edwards as our City Green Friend, in conjunction with the eco-drive of URC Wales Synod. Awards come in Gold, Silver and Bronze and are […]

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Synod’s ‘Farewell’ to Moderator

A service of thanksgiving for Revd Simon Walkling’s time as Moderator of the URC National Synod of Wales will be held on Saturday 5 August at 2.00pm. For those of you who wish to attend the service by Zoom, here is the link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83599097025pwd=cXVDWVpZWHlSVTQ3aHY5aFprZ2dxQT09 Meeting ID: 835 9909 7025 Passcode: Synod12

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We do like to be beside the seaside

Pastorate Day at Porthcawl KEEP THE DATE! A Pastorate Day will be held in Porthcawl on Sunday 9 July. There’ll be sea, sand and – if we’re lucky – sunshine to share. Meet at 10.30 at Trinity United Church for worship or come to City for 10.30 worship led by Ken Graham. Meet in Porthcawl […]

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URC urges Home Office to drop Illegal Migration Bill

The URC has called for the UK government’s plans on tackling immigration across the English Channel to be abandoned. The Illegal Migration Bill, now in the House of Commons, will bring sweeping changes to how those crossing the Channel in small boats to seek asylum in the UK are treated. The URC affirms that those […]

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Pastorate group to join London climate rally

CHURCH CLIMATE groups will be among those joining The Big One, a weekend mass rally in London to demand an end to fossil fuels, that will include a Pilgrimage to Parliament. A group from the Pastorate is planning to travel to London to join the rally for the first day on Friday 21 April, when […]

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